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Today's News

  • Community briefs April 3

    Crestwood Civic Meeting

    The next meeting of the Crestwood Civic Club will be Friday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m. Location: 7215 Kavanaugh Road, Crestwood, Kentucky

    Presentation will be made by Bobbie Stoess on behalf of the South Oldham Inter-Church Council. For information, call 222-7908.

    Dance class

    Everyone is invited to shake a leg with us this Friday. Class starts at 7:30 with a group lesson in tango and then party until 10 p.m. Cost is $5 per person. Requests are taken. If any questions call (502) 225-4361.

  • Joining a church is important to using spiritual gifts
  • Public Records April 3

    La Grange Police Arrests

    March 24 -- Regina L. Embry, 37, cited for city ordinance violation. Juvenile child out after La Grange City curfew.

     

    March 24 -- Helen M. Sheckell, 36, cited for city ordinance violation. Juvenile child out after La Grange City curfew.

     

    March 24 -- Robin B. Baker, 42, cited for city ordinance violation. Juvenile child out after La Grange City curfew, 2nd offense.

    March 25 -- Carrie L. Walling, 41, La Grange, was cited and released for TBUT/Shoplifting under/500.

  • Oldham County play hits the high seas
  • PE teacher honored as Southern District teacher of the year

    Crestwood resident Scott Gerlach of Oldham County High School will be honored as the Southern District High School Physical Education Teacher of the Year by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) at its 129th annual National Convention & Expo in St. Louis, Mo., April 1-5. The Southern District represents 13 states from Virginia to Texas. The award is given in recognition of outstanding teaching performance at the high school level and the ability to motivate today’s youth to participate in a lifetime of physical activity.

  • Mathis, Frantz shut out Glenbard West in Derby City semis

    LOUISVILLE – South Oldham's players saved their energy for Wednesday night's Derby City Classic finals by making efficient work of Glenbard West (Ill.) Wednesday afternoon in the semifinals.

    Left-handers Eddie Mathis and Noah Frantz combined for seven shutout innings as the Dragons beat the Hilltoppers 2-0 at Butler High School. The game took only and hour and a half to play thanks to South's superb pitching effort.

  • North softball drops Monday doubleheader

    GOSHEN – North Oldham played two competitive games against out-of-state teams Monday, but came out on the losing end of both.

    The Lady Mustangs were beat 6-4 by Jeffersonville (Ind.) in the first contest and 6-5 by Limestone Community (Ill.) in the nightcap.

    The losses were the second and third straight for North (5-5), coming on the heels of a four-game winning streak.

    North trailed both games by multiple runs early, only to come back and tie or take the lead before falling late.

  • Mustang pitchers shut out Fern Creek

    LOUISVILLE – North Oldham showed off its arms Monday afternoon.
    Ethan Cleary and Adam Judd combined to hurl a six-hit shutout as North beat Fern Creek 4-0 at Southern High School in its opening game of the Derby City Classic.

    The Mustangs (5-3) went on to win their second game of the event, beating Southern 5-4 Tuesday afternoon.

    Cleary pitched the first 4 1/3 innings, scattering five hits but not allowing a run. Judd pitched the final 2 2/3 innings, allowing just one hit and one walk.

  • South grad makes Transy baseball history

    Braden Johnson put his name in the Transylvania University record books over the weekend.

    Johnson, a former South Oldham standout, threw the first no-hitter in the modern era of Transy baseball in a 12-0 win against Defiance College Sunday in Defiance, Ohio.

    Johnson’s performance was the first nine-inning no-hitter in Pioneer baseball history, dating to 1996. His no-hitter was also the first in Heartland Conference play since 2005.

  • South shuts down undefeated Ballard

    CRESTWOOD – Ballard came to Bill Cofer Field Thursday having won its first seven games and averaging eight runs per game over its last three.

    South Oldham pitching cooled off those Bruin bats.

    Drew Lively, Nate Patterson and Eddie Mathis combined to hold Ballard to just three hits over seven innings, including just one in the first six, as South beat the Bruins 7-2.

    The win was the second straight for the No. 16 Dragons (3-1), while the loss was the first of the year for No. 12 Ballard (7-1).